The Ajunnginniq Centre in Canada is the Inuit-specific centre of excellence of the National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO). NAHO aims to improve and promote the health and well-being of Aboriginal Peoples by carrying out knowledge-based activities.
Children´s health in Greenland; interdisciplinary efforts necessary
Link to a presentation by Henning Sloth Pedersen - read it here
Child Sexual Exploitation and abuse, selected publications:
Children's Environment and Health Action Plan for Europe (CEHAPE):
Commission: Dignity Freedoms Rights Equality Protection. Canada / Québec:
The mission of the commission is to see that human rights are promoted and respected in Quebéc. This website provides an overview of the current situation and describes the resources available to people whose rights have been infringed. This includes a specific treatment on the rights of the youth.
Commission on the Anthropology of Children, Youth and Childhood:
Children and Youth in Anthropology is the newsletter of the Commission. It is published twice every year. The newsletter is available both on e-mail and via the Commission’s website.
ECPAT International (End child prostitution, child pornography and trafficking in children for sexual purposes):
ECPAT is a network of organizations and individuals working together to eliminate the commercial sexual exploitation of children. It seeks to encourage the world community to ensure that children everywhere enjoy their fundamental rights free from all forms of commercial sexual exploitation.
International network of centers concerning suicide:
We work worldwide to provide emotional support, and reduce suicide. We listen to people who are in distress. We don’t judge them or tell them what to do – we listen.
International bureau for Children’s rights:
The International Union of Circumpolar Health
The health problems and needs of northern peoples has become the focus of the only organization of its kind dedicated to the health problems of the circumpolar regions.
Journal of Circumpolar Health:
The International Journal of Circumpolar Health specializes in Arctic and Antarctic healt issues. It provides a forum for many disciplines, including the biomedical sciences, and humanities as they relate to human health in high latitude environments. The journal has a particular interest in the health of indigenous peoples. The journal is a vehicle for dissemination and exchange of knowledge among researchers, policy makers, practitioners, and those the serve.
National Inuit Youth Council:
You can find information about: National strategy to prevent abuse in Inuit communities and National Inuit Youth suicide prevention framework.
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. The OECD’s Online Library of statistical Databases, Books and Periodicals
Youth Policy in the Netherlands:
This website gives information on children and youth policy, practice and provisions in the Netherlands.
MIPI - Documentation Centre on Children and Youth, Hans Egede-p aqqutaa 5, P.O. Box 1290, 3900 Nuuk
Phone: +299 34 69 40/43 Fax: +299 32 45 47 E-mail: email@example.com